December 04, 2013
UD men who are discerning a vocation to the diocesan priesthood will have a chance to learn more about that vocation at the Saint Andrew Dinner on Jan. 5. Dallas Diocese Bishop Kevin Farrell will be on hand, as well as Dallas priests and seminarians, to speak about their own journeys toward the priesthood.
November 26, 2013
In the "2013 Open Doors" report released by the Institute of International Education (IIE), UD ranks fifth nationally among master's institutions—and first in Texas—for the percentage of undergraduate students participating in study-abroad programs for academic credit. More than 89 percent of UD undergraduates study abroad, according to the study.
November 19, 2013
Pope Francis has named Holy Trinity Seminary Rector Msgr. Michael Olson the fourth bishop of the Diocese of Fort Worth.
November 08, 2013
The UD Ministry Conference set a new record for attendance during its seventh annual conference last October with more than 5,200 people attending. Conference organizers credit the high attendance to keynote speaker Cardinal Óscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga, Archbishop of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, and recently-appointed chair of the eight advising cardinals to Pope Francis.
November 06, 2013
2013 marks the 100th birthday of longtime UD Biology Professor and Chair Sr. Clodovia Lockett, SSMN (Sr. Clo), who passed away in 1994.
November 05, 2013
A cast of 15 UD students will cut their teeth on one of William Shakespeare's so-called "problem plays"--plays difficult to categorize as either tragedy or comedy--during the upcoming Drama Department mainstage production "All's Well That Ends Well."
November 05, 2013
Undergraduate students from all over the country will study in the Eternal City during UD's intensive five-week Undergraduate Summer in Rome program in June 2014.
November 01, 2013
As Catholics and Christians throughout the world honor saints both known and unknown during the Nov. 1 Feast of All Saints, they participate in a celebration as old as the Church itself.
October 31, 2013
How does an accountant find himself making a gift to the Physics Department's quantum physics laboratory? For Ed Stanley BA '65 it was in gratitude for the hospitality extended to his grandchildren, who, on a visit to campus, requested to look at the stars through the university's telescope.
October 30, 2013
In 1986, after an extreme drought had reduced the Sea of Galilee's water level to an all-time low, two brothers stumbled upon an ancient boat.
October 29, 2013
The Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business has launched a new Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program and is now accepting applications for its first class, which will enter in fall 2014.
October 28, 2013
The University of Dallas is among just 22 colleges and universities nationwide and the only one in North Texas to earn an "A" rating from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) in its fifth edition of "What Will They Learn?"
October 24, 2013
The University of Dallas announced a $12 million gift from Dallas entrepreneurs Satish and Yasmin Gupta. The donation, which is the single largest in the university's 57-year history, will fund construction of a new academic building that will house the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business.
October 22, 2013
Sophomore Joseph Malone spent last year translating Plato and Vergil and this summer analyzing web traffic to detect malware--malicious software usually used to introduce viruses and steal information--at Sandia National Laboratories in New Mexico.
October 21, 2013
Attendance at the Seventh Annual University of Dallas Ministry Conference, co-sponsored by the Diocese of Dallas and the Diocese of Fort Worth, is expected to break 5,500--beating out last year's record by several hundred.